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Christ The Redeemer Statue History And Facts

Christ The Redeemer Statue History And Facts

From its purpose, to its creatures, to its impressive stats, join us as we explore the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio De Janeiro! 10. Its Meaning Is…Up For Debate Let’s think about statues and monuments in the grander sense for a bit, ok? Every single time one of them is made, they’re made for …

Prostitutes of God (Documentary)

Prostitutes of God (Documentary)

[MUSIC PLAYING] SARAH HARRIS: The first thing that strikes you when you come to India is a sense of extreme contrasts. While some people are still shitting off the side of railway lines and eating from banana leaves, other people are drinking Frappuccinos and wearing Gucci sunglasses. Along with this feeling of progress and moving …

The Birth of Mankind 1540 | Book History

The Birth of Mankind 1540 | Book History

Today there are so many books available on pregnancy, childbirth, and newborn care that expectant parents can feel paralyzed by choice. In Tudor-era England there weren’t any options until 1540 and the publication of the Birth of Mankind. In this video, I’m gonna introduce you to the book and we’re gonna get a bit [sexy …

History Summarized: Classical India

History Summarized: Classical India

When last we left the history of India, Ashoka’s Mauryan Empire had just shattered into a dozen pieces. We hate to see it, but sometimes it be like that. Unfortunately for my love of cartography, what follows are the Classical and Medieval periods, where hundreds if not thousands of small local kingdoms change their borders …

Average American vs Average North Korean

Average American vs Average North Korean

Whenever you hear about North Korea the news is usually ominous, with the western media mostly talking about weapons or the country’s sometimes laughable cult of personality thing. You don’t usually see images of people just doing normal things, some little boy named Kwang-ho playing with his toys, or his father, Jae-hyun, working his nine-to-five …

islam history project

islam history project

T h e L i f e O f M u h a m m a d Muhammad was born in 571 AC in Mecca. His dad, Abdullah, passed away 6 months before Muhammad’s birth from Pneumonia. His mom, Aminah, fell ill and died when he was 7 years old. So, his grandfather, Abdul-Muttalib, became …